Karl G. Maeser - Quotes

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Be yourself, but always your better self. ---->>>

Place me behind prison walls - walls of stone ever so high, ever so thick, reaching ever so far into the ground. There is a possibility that in some way or another I may be able to escape. But stand me on that floor and draw a chalk line around me and have me give my word of honor never to cross it. Can I get out of that circle? No. Never. ---->>>

He who cheats others is a knave, but he who cheats himself is a fool. ---->>>

Not only will you be held accountable for the things you do, but you will be held responsible for the very thoughts you think. ---->>>

Make the wise man within you your living ideal. ---->>>

I would rather trust my child to a serpent than to a teacher who does not believe in God. ---->>>

No man shall be more exacting of me or my conduct than I am of myself. ---->>>

There is a Mount Sinai for every child of God if he only knows where to find it. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: January 16, 1828
Die: February 15, 1901
Occupation: Educator

Karl Gottfried Maeser (January 16, 1828 – February 15, 1901) was a prominent Utah educator and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). He served 16 years as principal of Brigham Young Academy. Although he was not the first principal of the Academy, he is considered its founder (wikipedia)